International Symposium on DIStributed Computing (DISC) 2022



The International Symposium on Distributed Computing (DISC) is an international forum on the theory, design, analysis, implementation and application of distributed systems and networks. DISC 2022 will be held at Augusta, Georgia. The conference will be held October 25-27, 2022. DISC is organized in cooperation with the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS).


  • Reminder: The reserved block of hotel rooms for the conference is only available until October 7. Book your hotel rooms soon if you want to get the conference’s discounted rate.
  • Registration for the conference is now open. Click here to register, or go to the Registration page for more information. Please note that in order to view the conference and/or workshop presentations online, an appropriate paid registration is necessary.


  • Submission (regular papers and brief announcements): May 13, 2022 (23:59 AoE)
  • Rebuttal phase (regular papers and brief announcements): June 29 – July 4 (23:59 AoE)
  • Notification (regular papers): July 25
  • Notification (brief announcements): July 25
  • Final version for proceedings: August 22
  • Early (discounted) registration deadline: September 24
  • Deadline to book a hotel room at the conference rate: October 7
  • Main conference: October 25 – 27, 2022
  • Workshops: October 24 and 28, 2022


Submissions are sought in all areas of distributed algorithms and distributed systems including theory, design, implementation, modelling, analysis, and application of distributed systems and networks. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Biological and nature-inspired distributed algorithms
  • Blockchain protocols
  • Coding and reliable communication
  • Communication networks: algorithms, protocols, and applications
  • Complexity, lower bounds, and impossibility results
  • Design and analysis of distributed algorithms
  • Distributed and concurrent data structures
  • Distributed algorithms for clouds and IoT
  • Distributed graph algorithms
  • Distributed machine learning and data science
  • Distributed operating systems, middleware, database systems
  • Distributed resource management
  • Fault tolerance, reliability, self-organization, self-stabilization
  • Formal methods for distributed computing: verification, synthesis and testing
  • Game-theoretic and knowledge-based approaches to distributed computing
  • Internet and web applications, social networks, and recommendation systems
  • Massively-parallel, high-performance, cloud and grid computing
  • Mobile agents, autonomous distributed systems, swarm robotics
  • Multiprocessor and multi-core architectures and algorithms
  • Overlay networks and peer-to-peer networks
  • Population protocols and chemical reaction networks
  • Quantum distributed algorithms
  • Replication, consensus, and consistency
  • Security in distributed computing, cryptographic protocols
  • Synchronization, persistence, and transactional memory
  • Wireless, mobile, sensor and ad-hoc networks